Engineering, Lifestyle, Sarah

The Woman and The Car: A Chatty Little Handbook

The development of the automotive industry has always been a male dominated environment.  From the first self propelled road vehicle  developed by Nicolas-Joseph Cugnot in 1769, to the first true automobile developed by Karl Benz in 1885, through to the first successful 2 stroke gasoline powered car by Charles Duryea in 1893.  Even today the automotive… Continue reading The Woman and The Car: A Chatty Little Handbook

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Career, Engineering, Sarah

A Bridge over New Waters

After 6 weeks travelling for work and pleasure I have finally made it home to Edinburgh where I have been greeted with sideways rain.  Always a pleasure Scotland! When I travel I love hearing peoples stories, as well as visiting all the tourist traps and architectural/engineering wonders that I can find. It really helps me… Continue reading A Bridge over New Waters